Verbum et Ecclesia
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NIEMANDT, C J P. Emerging churches - a new missional movement. Part 2: Core practices of Emerging Missional Churches. Verbum Eccles. (Online) [online]. 2008, vol.29, n.1, pp. 139-171. ISSN 1609-9982.
This article describes and elaborates on the nine core practices of emerging missional churches, identified in the research of Gibbs and Bolger which presents these practices as innovative answers that can assist mainline churches to discover new possibilities and to change cultural as well as organisational aspects. The article represents a theological reflection on the core practices of emerging churches.